This section provides a short description of all the major objects in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.
New Crobuzon - This is a huge plague pit within the rib bones of some ancient and extinct creature--a great carcass--is the center of action and focus of the lives of the central characters.
Runagate Rampant - This is a counter-establishment newspaper edited by Benjamin Flex, whose printing press is destroyed by the militia when it puts down a dock strike by the Vodyanoi.
Crisis Machine - The crisis machine is a device invented by Isaac as a means of powering the wings he is under contract to build for Yagharek...
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